Reykjavík Pre-Program: Golden Circle Tour

Discover glaciers, waterfalls, volcanoes, and hot springs on Iceland’s famed Golden Circle tour.

  • Visit UNESCO-listed Þingvellir National Park
  • See incredible lava fields, geysers, and waterfalls
  • Bathe in the geothermal waters of the Secret Lagoon
  • Spend a night in a comfortable Reykjavík hotel
  • By destination


  • Season

    All year

  • Duration

    2 days

  • Min. passengers


  • Booking Code


  • From

    $ 772

Planned Pre-Program itinerary:

Day 1: Overnight in Reykjavík

Upon arriving in Iceland’s capital, check in to your hotel for the night. If you have time, enjoy the rest of the day exploring the many things to see and do in this charming city.

Day 2: Golden Circle Tour

After breakfast, begin your full-day Golden Circle tour. We’ll visit UNESCO-listed Thingvellir (Þingvellir) National Park, a fascinating area of geological and historical significance. Enjoy a walk surrounded by a glorious volcanic landscape and stand where two tectonic plates meet.

Afterward, travel past fertile farmlands to Gullfoss, one of Iceland’s most beautiful waterfalls, and see the spouting geysers of the Geysir Geothermal Area. After lunch, we’ll end the trip with a dip in the geothermal waters of the Secret Lagoon before returning to Reykjavík in time for the start of your expedition cruise.

Please note that the order of sites we visit may vary.

Practical information


  • One night at a hotel in Reykjavík, with breakfast.
  • Full-day Golden Circle tour, including a buffet lunch.
  • Visit to the Secret Lagoon (including towels).
  • English-speaking guide during the excursion.

Not included:

  • Dinner, drinks, and gratuities.

Remarks and requirements:

  • The tour starts one day before embarkation in Reykjavík.
  • Includes walking on uneven terrain.
  • This tour is not suitable for guests with limited mobility.
  • If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the Pre-Program up to six weeks before departure.